Publisher description for Major Barbara / Bernard Shaw ; definitive text under the editorial supervision of Dan H. Laurence ; with an introduction by Margery Morgan.
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In this sparkling comedy, originally staged in 1905, Andrew Undershaft, a millionaire armaments dealer, loves money and despises poverty. His energetic daughter Barbara, however, is a devout major in the Salvation Army. She sees her father as just another soul to be saved. But when the Salvation Army needs funds to keep going, it is Undershaft who saves the day.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Salvation Army -- Drama.
Children of the rich -- Drama.
Fathers and daughters -- Drama.
Crime -- Drama.